Hall of Fame

Mr. Balcom's former students do amazing things with their lives! When those things are noticed by the media, they are showcased here in the Hall of Fame. I'm so proud of each and every one of you! 

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Monica Gonzalez is the student director of the musical Fame at Grand Island Senior High.


A yuletide treat:
Mackenzie Ahlman sings with the La Camerata Madrigal Singers.


A journey compete, another ahead:
Melinda Kayakone from my very first cla111ss graduating from Grand Island Senior High.


Food and fellowship: 
Mackenzie Ahlman sings at St. Pauls Lutheran Church at the annual Community Christmas Dinner. 


Keeping kids healthy:
Jonathan Chicol-Gamboa staying healthy getting his flu shot. 


Emma Greuter and Makaela Goeden dancing to stay in shape at Barr Middle School.


Jungle Gymnastics:
Sami Enck hangs out during a rehearsal for Tarzan at Grand Island Senior High. 


Clogging with enthusiasm:
Sami Enck featured for her amazing clogging abilities! 

Kennedy Martinez and her team won the State Dance competition! 


Enrique Martinez's amazing artistic talents are celebrated in this article.


Barr students get active for Shape It Up:
Levi Ries doing Jazzercise at Barr Middle School.


Youths take center stage at Chautauqua:
Nathan Wooner portrayed homesteader Peter Stuhr, to teach others about Nebraska history.


Rocio Alvarez joins the stand against smoking!